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Old 6th March 2012, 01:15 AM   #1
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i just check two dual rectifiers and it read .181 in diode check. just want to confirm these are bad. ive seen any go bad.
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Old 6th March 2012, 01:20 AM   #2
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If it's a dual rectifier you should have two measurements.
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Old 6th March 2012, 01:25 AM   #3
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Is that a forward, or reverse, measurement?

I just checked a known-good 1N4004 with my Fluke 77-IV "Diode" scale, and it measured 0.182V in the forward direction.

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it checked good in reverse. now it reads .212 forward. i guess i had to sit. i just took it out of a circuit.
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